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Karen Mickel Bennett (#46580610)
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Genealogy is a passion of mine from when I was very young. My grandmother told me wonderful stories about our families and I have been doing family history for over 30 years. I have traveled all over the world photographing family graves and writing books on my different families. I need another 25 years to finish everything I have started!

PLEASE do not add birth or death certificates to my memorials. Thank You...

Names I research: Pendleton, Gaines, Taylor (Virginia)
Webb, Broome, Queen (Tennessee); Mickel (New Jersey & Illinois); Cartwright; White (New Jersey ( Maryland) Doubleday;Coode;
Pendleton; (Virginia) Reeves/Reaves; (North Carolina, Tennessee, Oklahoma) Witsell/Witzel (North Carolina); Schoonover;(Ohio & New York) Lyons; Keeley/Keely (Ireland, Nevada & Ohio)
Stopher (Ohio) de Fremery, van Loben Sels; Nederburgh, Netherlands & California); Gaines;(Virginia) Steele;(Ohio) Herckenrath; de Magnan (Charleston, SC, Cuba & France); Suermondt (Netherlands & California); Parr (California, Nevada & Canada);
Douglass;(Illinois & Nevada) Henley; (Ohio) Bennett;(England, Iowa, Arkansas & Oklahoma) Flowers;(England) Slye; Dr. Thomas Gerrard & Susannah Gerrard (Maryland & Virginia); Reuben William Smith (Mo., Tx, CA.) Larios; Escobar (California & Spain)
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David Lee Wallis
RE: Broome
Sorry, I don't think we're related. I don't have any Abbie Wallis in my family tree, and no Selvey families either. My family has a lot of connections to Tennessee, but not Monroe County. We're mostly in Houston, Stewart and Montgomery counties. My 4th great grandfather was John Etheldred "Dred" Boone. His daughter Susan Boone married John Broome in what was then Stewart County in about 1828. John Broome was born in Tennessee according to the census data, but I've no idea where yet. The family trees could still meet up, but right now my John Broome is a brick wall.

Nice visiting,
David Wallis
Added by David Lee Wallis on Aug 27, 2016 7:11 AM
RE: Lillie Mickle
I do not have a problem deleting mine as I am not family. It is funny that we both were thinking of her on the same day.
Added by RamblinRose on Aug 24, 2016 8:20 PM
Mark Utley
RE: Elizabeth Scott
Sounds like a plan! You say when and I'll do my best to make it happen!

Added by Mark Utley on Aug 24, 2016 3:46 PM
Tiffany Nash
RE: Dailey Sisters
Thank you for your kind words and appreciation. It was greatly needed at the moment I read it. ~ Tiffany Nash
Added by Tiffany Nash on Aug 23, 2016 2:29 PM
PJH / Angelbird
RE: Stolder
Thank you. Your write up for Richard was extremely helpful. :o)
Added by PJH / Angelbird on Aug 18, 2016 12:50 PM
Brian Rowland
RE: Gaines
That means you're also a member of the Madison family too, since James Gaines' mother was Catherine Madison, great aunt of President James Madison.
Added by Brian Rowland on Aug 16, 2016 4:39 PM
Mike (Dino) Peterson
RE: Emil Freeman
You too!!
Thank you very much.
Added by Mike (Dino) Peterson on Aug 11, 2016 2:20 PM
Mike (Dino) Peterson
RE: Emil Freeman
Hi Karen,
sure you can transfer. Emil is a second cousin of my mother.
Thanks very much,
Added by Mike (Dino) Peterson on Aug 11, 2016 2:09 PM
Patt Findley Freedman
RE: Susanna Bolling
First: You and another lady have listed the same cemetery with different names. This old cemetery was built by Bollings for their family at Chellowe Plantation. Many families have owned it since then -Hubards for the longest. The Hubard married a Bolling and thus it went out of the Bolling name - but not its decendents until sometime in the 20's.
Added by Patt Findley Freedman on Aug 09, 2016 10:51 AM
Patt Findley Freedman
Bollling Hubard Cemetery
Ms. Bennett: There has been another Hubard cemetery added in Buckingham Co. It has over 38 listings. Perhaps you will look at it and offer to add Dr. Wilcox to it??? As it is - he is the only one listed in yours.

Maybe it should just become the CHELLOW CEMETERY as it is the Cemetery for the original owners of both - their name was Bolling.
Added by Patt Findley Freedman on Aug 08, 2016 7:20 PM
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